Nov 5, 2013 4:00am PST
surviving friday's shootings at the airport. police say 23-year-old paul ciancia shot him. investigators visited his apartment just outside los angeles and left with his roommate who drove ciancia to the airport but had no idea what was going to happen next. authorities say ciancia walked into l.a.x., pulled an assault rifle he hit in two separate pieces of luggage and opened fire. gerardo hernandez was killed, a tsa agent. grigsby worked with him and considered him a dear friend. >> only now it has hit me i will never see him again. >> reporter: police shot ciancia four times an took him to a nearby hospital. they released a statement through the lawyer. >> paul is our son and brother. we will continue to love and care for him. >> reporter: ciancia left a hand-written note inside his bag. he said he made a conscious decision to try to kill multiple tsa employees. people who knew him he say they don't know why he wanted to target the tsa. >>> on capitol hill, lawmakers are pushing legislation to address what's becoming a key issue with health care overall reform. the termi
Nov 4, 2013 4:30am EST
airport has told police he acted alone. paul ciancia told police a friend dropped him off in front of terminal three on friday, he was carrying an assault rifle and five 30-round magazines and in his bag hundreds of more rounds. this morning, he's hospitalized, heavily sedated and under armed guard. theresa garcia reports. >> reporter: scott green was right there and ran for his life when a shooter opened fire friday at los angeles international airport. >> like he had his gun trained down like this, and he took two shots. >> reporter: police say it was 23-year-old paul ciancia who killed one tsa agent and wounded two others. investigators found a note in his duffel bag saying he wanted to kill multiple tsa agents, but so far the fbi has not found evidence of any previous run-ins he may have had with the agency. >> i thought he was just a random passenger, very calm, stoic face. >> reporter: billy bay saw the suspect walk in with an assault rifle. he says it could have been worse. >> about 100 people under benches around him hiding. if he wanted to continue to shoot, he could have.
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paul ciancia looked like a normal passenger and had hid his weapon. bigad shaban reports. >> reporter: tony grigsby can barely walk. the tsa agent is trying to protect passengers when police say 23-year-old paul ciancia shot him. >> i turned around. there was a gun, he shot me twice. >> reporter: investigators visited ciancia's apartment just outside of los angeles. he left with his roommate who drove him to the airport. authorities say ciancia walked into l.a.x., pulled an aassault rifle had hit in two separate pieces of luggage and opened fire. gerardo hernandez, one of the three tsa agents shot was killed. grigsby worked with hernandez and considered him a dear friend. >> only now it has hit me that i will never see him again. >> reporter: police shot ciancia four times and took him to a nearby hospital. his family released a statement through their lawyer. >> paul is our son and brother. we will continue to love him and care for him. >> reporter: ciancia left a handwritten note inside his bag saying he made the conscious decision to try to kill multiple tsa employees.